The median annual salary for a Senior Python Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Python Developer
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 755 792 912
Rank change year-on-year +37 +120  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 115 121 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 104 114 76
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £78,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% +21.73%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Python Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Python Developer in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Python Developer.

Salary trend for Senior Python Developer in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Python Developer over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Python Developer in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Python Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 99 £65,000 +4.00% 16
London +11 76 £70,000 +16.66% 13
City of London +17 22 £67,500 +12.50%
Scotland +28 16 £62,500 -
Glasgow +23 14 £62,500 -
South East +38 10 £42,500 -39.28% 2
Fareham - 6 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire - 6 £42,500 - 1
East of England +1 4 £57,500 -11.53%
South West - 4 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire -12 3 £57,500 -11.53%
Cambridge -15 3 £57,500 -11.53%
Berkshire +21 2 £52,500 -25.00% 1
Reading +16 2 £52,500 -25.00% 1
West Midlands +10 2 - -
Coventry -10 2 - -
North West - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester - 2 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £37,500 -
Surrey +30 1 - -
Yorkshire +5 1 £45,000 - 1
Thames Valley - 1 £70,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Devon - 1 £32,500 -
Royston - 1 £55,000 -
Plymouth - 1 £32,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £52,500 -

Senior Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Senior Python Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Python Developer in the job title.

1 217 (100.00%) Python
2 116 (53.46%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (35.94%) JavaScript
4 75 (34.56%) Django
5 74 (34.10%) Java
6 62 (28.57%) TDD
7 54 (24.88%) C++
7 54 (24.88%) SQL
8 51 (23.50%) Linux
9 49 (22.58%) HTML
10 48 (22.12%) Finance
11 46 (21.20%) CSS
12 41 (18.89%) NoSQL
13 39 (17.97%) PostgreSQL
13 39 (17.97%) Flask
14 36 (16.59%) MySQL
14 36 (16.59%) Amazon AWS
15 35 (16.13%) Scrum
15 35 (16.13%) DevOps
16 34 (15.67%) Git (software)
17 33 (15.21%) OO
17 33 (15.21%) SDLC
18 32 (14.75%) Docker
18 32 (14.75%) Relational Database
19 30 (13.82%) C#
19 30 (13.82%) Banking
20 28 (12.90%) Test Automation
21 27 (12.44%) AngularJS
22 26 (11.98%) Microservices
22 26 (11.98%) Software Engineering

Senior Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (11.52%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (5.99%) Apache Spark
3 10 (4.61%) Apache Solr
4 7 (3.23%) Tornado
5 5 (2.30%) nginx
6 4 (1.84%) Drupal
7 3 (1.38%) Confluence
8 2 (0.92%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.46%) Gunicorn
9 1 (0.46%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.46%) SAS
9 1 (0.46%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.46%) Capstone
3 1 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 36 (16.59%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.84%) Loggly
6 3 (1.38%) SaaS
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.99%) HTTP
2 2 (0.92%) Firewall
2 2 (0.92%) Internet
2 2 (0.92%) IPv4
2 2 (0.92%) IPv6
2 2 (0.92%) VPN
3 1 (0.46%) DNS
3 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.46%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.89%) NoSQL
2 39 (17.97%) PostgreSQL
3 36 (16.59%) MySQL
4 32 (14.75%) Relational Database
5 25 (11.52%) Big Data
6 15 (6.91%) MongoDB
7 9 (4.15%) Redis
7 9 (4.15%) SQL Server
8 8 (3.69%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.30%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.30%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.84%) InfluxDB
11 3 (1.38%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.38%) KDB
12 2 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.46%) HBase
13 1 (0.46%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.46%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 34 (15.67%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 13 (5.99%) JIRA
4 10 (4.61%) Vagrant
5 8 (3.69%) Subversion
6 7 (3.23%) Selenium
7 4 (1.84%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.92%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.92%) GitLab
10 1 (0.46%) Ant
10 1 (0.46%) Hudson
10 1 (0.46%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.46%) Maven
10 1 (0.46%) PostCSS
10 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.46%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.46%) webpack
General
1 48 (22.12%) Finance
2 30 (13.82%) Banking
3 24 (11.06%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.61%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.69%) Front Office
5 8 (3.69%) Marketing
6 7 (3.23%) Retail
7 6 (2.76%) Advertising
8 4 (1.84%) Games
9 2 (0.92%) Electronics
9 2 (0.92%) Law
9 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.46%) Billing
10 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (34.56%) Django
2 49 (22.58%) HTML
3 46 (21.20%) CSS
4 39 (17.97%) Flask
5 27 (12.44%) AngularJS
6 19 (8.76%) RESTful
6 19 (8.76%) Symfony
7 18 (8.29%) REST
8 17 (7.83%) jQuery
9 15 (6.91%) Node.js
10 13 (5.99%) Ext JS
11 12 (5.53%) HTML5
11 12 (5.53%) Pyramid
12 11 (5.07%) CSS3
12 11 (5.07%) React
13 9 (4.15%) SQLAlchemy
14 8 (3.69%) PyGTK
14 8 (3.69%) Twisted
15 7 (3.23%) NumPy
15 7 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.68%) Algorithms
2 20 (9.22%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.22%) Fintech
3 19 (8.76%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (8.29%) Data Structures
5 13 (5.99%) e-Learning
6 10 (4.61%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.23%) Life Science
8 6 (2.76%) Hedge funds
9 5 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.84%) Blog
10 4 (1.84%) Derivative
10 4 (1.84%) Robotics
11 3 (1.38%) User Experience
12 2 (0.92%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.92%) CMDB
12 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.92%) iPad
12 2 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 51 (23.50%) Linux
2 10 (4.61%) Ubuntu
3 7 (3.23%) Windows
4 6 (2.76%) Unix
5 2 (0.92%) Android
5 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (53.46%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (28.57%) TDD
3 35 (16.13%) DevOps
3 35 (16.13%) Scrum
4 33 (15.21%) OO
4 33 (15.21%) SDLC
5 28 (12.90%) Test Automation
6 26 (11.98%) Machine Learning
6 26 (11.98%) Microservices
6 26 (11.98%) Software Engineering
7 25 (11.52%) Mentoring
8 23 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (9.22%) Unit Testing
10 18 (8.29%) Analytics
11 16 (7.37%) Data Analysis
12 15 (6.91%) Mathematics
12 15 (6.91%) Test Scripting
13 14 (6.45%) BDD
13 14 (6.45%) Kanban
13 14 (6.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 217 (100.00%) Python
2 78 (35.94%) JavaScript
3 74 (34.10%) Java
4 54 (24.88%) C++
4 54 (24.88%) SQL
5 30 (13.82%) C#
6 26 (11.98%) PHP
7 23 (10.60%) Ruby
8 13 (5.99%) Scala
9 12 (5.53%) Go
10 9 (4.15%) C
11 7 (3.23%) VBA
12 5 (2.30%) Perl
13 4 (1.84%) Clojure
13 4 (1.84%) R
14 3 (1.38%) Groovy
14 3 (1.38%) Lua
14 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.92%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (10.14%) Degree
2 10 (4.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.76%) QA
System Software
1 32 (14.75%) Docker
2 1 (0.46%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (3.69%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.30%) Ansible
3 4 (1.84%) Grafana
4 3 (1.38%) Puppet
5 2 (0.92%) Terraform
6 1 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.46%) Kibana
6 1 (0.46%) logstash
6 1 (0.46%) Marathon
6 1 (0.46%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (4.61%) Oracle
2 9 (4.15%) Google
3 4 (1.84%) Atlassian
3 4 (1.84%) New Relic
3 4 (1.84%) SaltStack
3 4 (1.84%) Twitter
4 2 (0.92%) SAP
4 2 (0.92%) Tableau
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.46%) Splunk
5 1 (0.46%) Sun
5 1 (0.46%) VMware
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